Olivia Smith (journalist)

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Olivia Maeve Smith (born 1988) is an American journalist. Smith has worked for ABC News and Good Morning America, including as a coordinating producer and reporter.[1][2] She is currently the Executive Producer of Next Generation Storytelling at KABC-TV Channel 7 in Los Angeles, California.

Smith won an Emmy Award in 2016 in the category of News & Documentary for the documentary Dead Horse Bay: New York’s Hidden Treasure Trove of Trash,[3] another Emmy Award in 2017 as part of the team with Good Morning America, and was also nominated for an Emmy Award in 2018 as a television correspondent in the category of Outstanding News Special for ABC network's special report The Great American Eclipse.[4]

Smith is an adjunct professor at the University of Southern California.[5]

Smith is the co-founder and CEO of the media training company Media Consulting Coaches.[6] She is also the creator and founder of the blog Get Savvy With Social.[7]

Smith is the creator and author of a children's book series called Dog Detectives Jacob and Bricks.[8]

In August 2019, Smith married Michael P. Murray.[9]


  1. ^ "Olivia Smith". Good Morning America. Retrieved 2020-06-04.
  2. ^ "Olivia Smith". ABC News. Retrieved 2020-06-19.
  3. ^ "NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS AND SCIENCES ANNOUNCES WINNERS AT THE 37th ANNUAL NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMY® AWARDS | The Emmy Awards - The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences". Emmy Online. Archived from the original on 26 February 2020. Retrieved 2020-06-04.
  4. ^ "NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES NOMINEES FOR THE 39TH ANNUAL NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMY AWARDS ANNOUNCED | The Emmy Awards - The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences" (PDF). Emmy Online. Archived (PDF) from the original on 30 September 2018. Retrieved 2020-06-04.
  5. ^ "Olivia Smith". USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. Retrieved 2020-06-04.
  6. ^ "Media Consulting Coaches". Media Consulting Coaches.
  7. ^ "Get Savvy With Social". Get Savvy with Social.
  8. ^ Smith, Olivia (April 5, 2023). Dog Detectives Jacob and Bricks. Independently published. ISBN 979-8-3901-7701-3.
  9. ^ "Olivia Smith, Michael Murray". The New York Times. 2019-08-18. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2020-06-04.

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